Humans often fail to make rational decisions that affect their health. This course seeks to heighten understanding of the social and behavioral factors that contribute to health decisions and behaviors, with an ultimate goal of learning how to utilize these factors in improving public health efforts. Through a set of experiential learning exercises, students will learn to apply the science of health behavior change in their own lives. The course is appropriate for students interested in health care and public health, as well as individuals who are interested in learning to apply the science of behavior change to improve their personal wellbeing.
Health Behavior Change: From Evidence to ActionYale University
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For more than 300 years, Yale University has inspired the minds that inspire the world. Based in New Haven, Connecticut, Yale brings people and ideas together for positive impact around the globe. A research university that focuses on students and encourages learning as an essential way of life, Yale is a place for connection, creativity, and innovation among cultures and across disciplines.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM HEALTH BEHAVIOR CHANGE: FROM EVIDENCE TO ACTION
Applicable learning by doing and full of interesting information for my own improvement as well as to inform others
Amazing Course. Very organized, evidence-based findings and practical application. I recommend this course to anyone interested in Behavior Change.
I learned a lot from this course specially on being healthy. Thank you very much for all the learnings.
Excellent course! Professor White is a great lecturer and provides invaluable tools and resources that are applicable to my day-to-day life.
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